2017 Schedule

May 22 Organizational meeting in Room 274 Overman Hall, Bowling Green State University, 2 PM. Housing provided for the night.
May 23 Leave BGSU at 6:30 AM from loading area at east side of Overman Hall
May 25 Arrive at KOA campground in Bernalillo, NM in early afternoon, set up camp.
May 26-30 Measure Cretaceous section, map faulted and folded rocks near San Ysidro at junction of Basin & Range, Rocky Mountain, and Colorado Plateau provinces.
May 31-June 1 Travel to Jemez Mountains, NM. Field trip through Jemez volcanic center. Visit Bandelier National Monument and Bradbury Museum in Los Alamos.
June 2 Travel to Nathrop Colorado. Visit Great Sand Dunes National Park.
June 3-June 9 Map in Tertiary volcanic and Precambrian plutonic rocks and Quaternary glacial deposits in the Sawatch and Mosquito Mountains of the Central Rocky Mountain province. GPS navigation and digital mapping.
June 10-12 Travel to Durango, CO with camping stops planned near Gunnison and Creede.
June 13-24 Measure Paleozoic section in San Juan Mountains. Map in Precambrian and Paleozoic metamorphic, igneous and sedimentary rocks. Environmental and GIS projects.
June 25 Travel to Denver, CO via Silverton, Ouray, and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
June 26 Vans leave Denver for Des Moines, IA at 7 AM.
June 27 Return to BGSU by 7 PM.